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Monday, January 15, 2018      8 comments

Sunday I had a nice hot shower and got dressed. While I didn't leave the house, I got some things like laundry done and I made some chili for supper. It was a much better day. I have a doctor's appointment this afternoon. Himself told me... Read more
Saturday, January 13, 2018      16 comments

The last couple days, my body has been fighting whatever it is that is trying to take over. I made it through supper and dishes Friday night and then went to bed to try to get warm. I got out my flannel pj's and finally felt some warmth. We ... Read more
Feeling Domestic
Saturday, January 06, 2018      14 comments

I have been watching the weather 'struggles' on the East Coast while we have been freezing here in southern Ontario. I was raised in Nova Scotia. Making bread is part of my heritage. Today I got the urge for an old-fashioned Maritime meal... Read more
Friday, January 05, 2018      7 comments

Thursday is my morning to stay in bed a bit longer, with my book. Himself had a restless night so he was up early. About the time I was waking up, I could hear him snoring in his chair so he did get some sleep. All week, it has been late ... Read more
January 3
Thursday, January 04, 2018      5 comments

Another cold day. We didn't stay outside any longer than necessary. It was our morning for sewing at Hospice. We took a break last Wednesday. Each resident receives a 39" x 54" quilt and comfort bear when they move in. Most of our supplies ... Read more
January 2
Tuesday, January 02, 2018      7 comments

Up at 6:45 this morning. Left the house at 7:30. Fortunately the roads were dry and traffic was light. I got to Hospice just after 8. My reception partner only lives 5 minutes away and she was already there. I am fortunate to have such a ni... Read more
Happy New Year
Monday, January 01, 2018      8 comments

We slept in this morning and then enjoyed a leisurely breakfast. Both of us spent time reading and watching some tv. I also spent some time thinking about the year ahead, something many of us do at this time of year. Tuesday will be an early ... Read more
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Monday, December 04, 2017      186 comments

"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time." - Thomas A. Edison No, I haven't given up. Every morning I resolve to do better than the day before. I do the cryptoquote ... Read more
Saturday, November 25, 2017      14 comments

Day 13 - What a beautiful day! It was 53*F this morning. No walks Thursday or Friday. The weather was co-operating but I couldn't convince myself I should walk. Reaching my step goal of 7000 steps is much easier when I walk. Food ... Read more
Day 8
Monday, November 20, 2017      8 comments

I did not walk on Saturday afterall. By the time I got through at the bazaar and the drive home, I was too tired. The weather was miserable. The Santa Claus parade in the next town was delayed until December 8 because it was so wet and misera... Read more
Saturday, November 18, 2017      10 comments

Friday morning, Himself and I along with Wiggles (our little dog) walked to the post office and back. I have walked a mile every day this week. On Monda... Read more
Thursday, November 16, 2017      10 comments

It was cold today but not too miserable. I walked to Danielle's to meet my friend for lunch and walked home again after. I still needed some steps so I went out again for another short walk. I met my vegetable goal. ... Read more
Wednesday, November 15, 2017      8 comments

Today it was my intention to walk to the library. I figured that having a destination would be helpful in keeping my commitment. Unfortunately, it started to rain about the time I planned to walk and I didn't leave the house. After supper... Read more
Second Day of New Streak
Tuesday, November 14, 2017      11 comments

What a beautiful day it was today. The sun was shining and it wasn't too cold. Tuesday is my morning to volunteer at Hospice. On the drive home at noon, I talked to myself about where my walk would be in the afternoon. Unfortunately, Tuesday... Read more
Day One
Monday, November 13, 2017      8 comments

emoticon After yesterday's blog, I continued to think about the changes I need to make. Today went well. Having a... Read more

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